Saudi Arabia


Saudi Arabia Says Intercepted Missile Above Riyadh

A Saudi-owned satellite news channel says ballistic missiles fired by Yemen’s Shiite rebels have targeted the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Al Arabiya reported Wednesday that the Saudi military had intercepted the…

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Saudi-Led Airstrikes Hit Yemen Presidential Palace

Warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition bombed Yemen’s presidential palace in the center of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa early on Monday, killing at least six people, Houthi-run media reported. There was…

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Saudi Crown Prince Blasts Palestinians

The mostly bluntly critical comments heard yet from Saudi Arabia about the Palestinian leadership was reported on Sunday in the name of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who said that…

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Saudi King Knocks Embassy Move

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman opened the latest Arab League summit with a salvo aimed at President Donald Trump’s decision to transfer the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Yerushalayim. “We…

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OPEC, Russia Consider 10-20 Year Oil Alliance

Saudi Arabia and Russia are working on a historic long-term pact that could extend controls over world crude supplies by major exporters for many years to come. Saudi Crown Prince…

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Mattis Praises Saudis, $1B Arms Sale to Be Approved

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Thursday said Saudi Arabia was “part of the solution” in Yemen, where the Saudis are leading a U.S.-supported military campaign against Houthi rebels that is…

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